Posts tagged August 2018
Overlooked

Through my MS, God has taught me that getting aggravated hampers my physical well-being.  The dictionary defines aggravation as “an act or circumstance that intensifies something or makes something worse”.  Aggravation can also hamper our spiritual well-being…

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The Tantrum

My silent emotional tantrum, still cracks loud and real, and causes my body to shudder. If I go to this memorial service, then that means she is really gone. If I go to this memorial service, then the hole in my heart is reality. If I go to this memorial service, I witness the heartbreak piercing her husband.

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Change Me

In our small development, there is only one intersection with a stop sign that is the entrance and exit to the main road.   At the time the development was constructed, the builder had planted a tree line across the street for aesthetics. I have enjoyed each season as I have looked at this view. The warm green branches

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Who Is the Planner?

Each day after breakfast, my husband and I try to start our day together by reading Scripture and a page from one of our favorite devotional books.  We pull out our prayer list from between the pages; children, grandchildren, extended family, church family, community group families, friends with current challenges, neighbors…

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Unnecessary Apprehension

In that big, old house I struggle with, there is a full walk up attic and everyone I tell tends to think that is the best thing in the world. That attic is where we keep things. It holds a full twenty-seven years of accumulation; old toys, old clothes, old books, old empty boxes, old printers, old papers. Well, you get the idea…

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Unimaginable Legacy

Our earthly experiences are bound to disappoint us. They just don’t have the quality of the ones we are waiting for. Things tied to earth perish. Even the best of what we enjoy here can be easily defiled. Worldly possessions bring fading happiness because our satisfaction with them is…

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Unrestrained Rejoicing

When we bless God, we celebrate everything he is and all he's done for us, because he is deserving of endless recognition. Gratitude is at the heart of true worship. We acknowledge his attributes as revealed in Scripture, proclaiming them to one another and the world. We tell of his wonderful acts….

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